President Rumen Radev pointed out at a meeting with the owner of the company Avax, who is building the interconnector and the management of the ICGB project company, that the inter system gas connection with Greece is of great importance for the achievement of real diversification for Bulgaria and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe.
The executive director of Avax, Antoni s Mitzalis, assured that the Bulgarian-Greek gas connection would be completed by the end of August. However, there are activities to legitimize the project. The head of state said that Bulgaria is ready to cooperate for the quick commissioning of the gas connection.
Teodora Georgieva, executive director of the contracting authority ICGB, said there was a discussion with Bulgargaz about when the Komotini point would be activated for reception of Azeri gas.